If you work in DevOps or software development, you’re likely familiar with application containerization. It not only saves you time, but it also saves data center administrators money due to its portability, efficiency and reduced hosting costs. Learn more about application containerization and how it complements the data center.

What’s application containerization?

Read about application containerization and how it complements the data center.
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What’s blockchain?
Blockchain is a public distributed ledger technology that allows multiple parties to confidently, and virtually simultaneously, share access to the same data or databases of entries. Blockchain gained notice in 2009 because it’s the supporting technology behind cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. And banks are interested because blockchain has the potential to streamline their processes, which are often time-intensive and expensive. Read on to learn more about the benefits of blockchain technology in banking and where it’s linked to new opportunities for you in 2018.

Blockchain banking predictions for 2018

Learn about the benefits of blockchain technology in banking and where it’s linked to new opportunities for you in 2018.
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Artificial intelligence (AI) promises to have an impact on the future of data centers, like faster performance, easier management and more capabilities, so it’s not too hard to consider how AI may be applied to education. Today, “advances in deep learning and artificial intelligence are making it possible for computers to predict what you want almost before you know it yourself,” says Rowan Trollope, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco’s Collaboration Technology Group and IoT (Internet of Things). Learn how AI’s set to transform education.

The truth about how AI will change education

From robots and intelligent tutoring to personalizing learning and streamlining admissions processes, learn how AI’s set to transform education.
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In the third and final part of our business-model transformation series, we go beyond credit and professional services and share perspectives and tips from two Ingram Micro experts, technology consultant, Carol Wright and senior channel account specialist, Nick Engel. On the front lines, working with partners daily, they share how they help partners position their businesses as data center providers of the future.

Rely on Ingram Micro resources to transform your data center business

Get expert data center business-model transformation tips from Ingram Micro’s technology and account specialists.
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In the second part of our business-model transformation series, we share perspectives and tips from two Ingram Micro experts, Kelly Carter, executive director of Credit and Financial Services, and Greg Richey, director of Professional & Training Services. They discuss how business-model transformation alters today’s business models and how Ingram Micro can help position your business as the data center provider of the future.

Transform your data center business

Get expert business-model transformation tips from Ingram Micro’s Credit and Financial Services and Professional & Training Services.
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 “Shh. Shh. Shh. Shh. Do you hear that? It's the winds of change,” whispers Randall to Mike in Sulley in Monsters, Inc. While you might not be focused on being the top scream producer, you are focused on your bottom line. The winds of change lie in successfully transforming your business from hardware-dependent sales to the recurring-revenue model of managed and consulting services. In the next month, our business-model transformation series will explore ways to help you make this transition and position your business as the data center solution provider of the future.

Are you ready to transform your business?

Follow our business-model transformation series to explore ways you can position your business as the data center solution provider of the future.
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The 2018 data center forecast calls for shifts in the way the cloud is leveraged, with an emphasis on security.

Your 2018 data center outlook: the edge, the cloud and security

The 2018 data center forecast calls for shifts in the way the cloud is leveraged, with an emphasis on security.
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Flood. Cyberattack. Disruptions can occur at any time. As a disaster recovery provider, you’re likely prepared for that rainy (or worse) day. But what steps have you taken to keep you and your customers in business and out of court?

Protect your business (and that of your customers) as a disaster recovery provider

Understand the legal ramifications of being a disaster recovery provider and how to protect your business.
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When a solution provider approached Ingram Micro with a global data center integration project, Ingram Micro brought its resources to bear. After months of customer discussions, presentations and keeping an eye on the details, the solution provider won the 500-site bid.

Partner success story: When you have a 500-site global implementation, who do you call?

When a solution provider approached Ingram Micro with a global data center integration project, Ingram Micro brought its resources to bear.
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Technologies like virtualization, hyperconvergence and the software-defined data center are focused less on vendor-specific hardware requirements and more on offering managed services. Learn about 5 steps you can take to selling managed services in the data center.

5 steps to selling managed services in the data center

Learn how these 5 steps can help you approach selling managed services in the data center.
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Bonus: Read the blog and listen to more in the new podcast

Without a disaster recovery plan, your customers’ businesses could suffer irreparable damage. Worse yet, they could go out of business. Learn about the difference between data replication and disaster recovery and how you can easily start the business continuity conversation with customers.

Data replication and disaster recovery: What’s the difference?

Learn about the difference between data replication and disaster recovery and how to easily start the business continuity conversation with customers.
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